Autumn has arrived in Shepzoy and Nathan’s single-minded obsession with the dead is threatening to overwhelm him. Matters only worsen when he becomes embroiled in the case of troubled teacher Martha Enderby (Fiona O’Shaughnessy), who has a terrifying encounter in the woods with exiled villager Jack and the incident raises fears about her missing friend Alice. As visions plague both Martha and Nathan, events swiftly take an even darker turn. Meanwhile, Charlotte is trying to keep her big secret from Nathan. However, she is starting to get seriously rattled by his behaviour and the bleak goings-on in the village, especially when she starts to hear a baby crying in the house…